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Wilson, Angus

Works: 9 works in 20 publications in 2 languages and 531 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Bildungsromans  Biography  History  Domestic fiction  Juvenile works  Romance fiction  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Study guides  Textbooks 
Roles: Author, Author of introduction
Classifications: PR4560, 823.8
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Publications about Angus Wilson
Publications by Angus Wilson
Most widely held works about Angus Wilson
Most widely held works by Angus Wilson
Great expectations by Charles Dickens( Book )
8 editions published between 1963 and 1998 in English and held by 298 libraries worldwide
Young Pip, an orphan is working as a blacksmith when he learns that an unknown person has willed him a fortune. He is sent to London to be educated as a rich gentleman
The complete whale-watching handbook : a guide to whales, dolphins, and porpoises of the world by Ben Wilson( Book )
2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 164 libraries worldwide
The strange ride of Rudyard Kipling : his life and works by Angus Wilson( Book )
1 edition published in 1977 in English and held by 43 libraries worldwide
The world guide to whale & dolphin watching by Ben Wilson( Book )
2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 14 libraries worldwide
No laughing matter by Angus Wilson( Book )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 5 libraries worldwide
"A panoramic novel that stretches from 1912 to 1967 No Laughing Matter is perhaps Angus Wilson's most autobiographical novel. The novel chronicles the end of the bourgeois way of life as seen through the lives of the six Matthews children and their dysfuntional middle-class family. Their parents - Billy Pop and the Countess - are objects of ridicule to their children who vow never to make their mistakes. Quentin, the eldest, is a socialist who adores women. His fervent views, however, become distilled over the years until he transforms into a cynical TV pundit. Gladys, plump and amenable, is unlucky in love and eventually falls for the charms of a crook. Rupert, the handsome actor, has a successful career until he fails to adapt to the changing theatre. Margaret is a brilliant and highly acclaimed novelist but she becomes bitter as her twin Sukey sinks into domestic bliss, while Marcus, the baby of the family, believes that his career is his life. An ambitious and enriching novel No Laughing Matter is an extraordinary work in its depictions of complex family relationships, where it is just as easy to hate as to love and where everyone struggles to be an individual."--Google Books
Wō wiruson by Evelyn Waugh( Book )
3 editions published in 1977 in Japanese and held by 3 libraries worldwide
The Ocean wanderers guide to shorebirds by Angus Wilson( file )
in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Annotated list of the seabirds of the world by Angus Wilson( file )
in English and held by 0 libraries worldwide
English (16)
Japanese (4)
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